Episodes: 231 (half-hour).
Performers include: Roseanne Barr, John Goodman, Sara Gilbert, Laurie Metcalf, Michael Fishman, Alicia Goranson, Sarah Chalke, Emma Kenney, Ames McNamara, Jayden Rey, Johnny Galecki, Sarah Bernhard, Estelle Parsons, James Pickens Jr., Natalie West, and Adilah Barnes.
This sitcom follows the story of working-class couple Dan and Roseanne Conner (John Goodman and Roseanne Barr) and their children Becky (Lecy Goranson and later, Sarah Chalke), Darlene (Sara Gilbert), and David Jacob ‘D.J.’ (Michael Fishman).
Original family members and friends include Roseanne’s sister Jackie (Laurie Metcalf), mother Beverly ‘Bev’ Harris (Estelle Parsons), friends Nancy Bartlett and Crystal Anderson (Sandra Bernhard and Natalie West), boss Leon Carp (Martin Mull), Becky’s boyfriend/husband Mark Healy (the late Glenn Quinn), and Darlene’s boyfriend/husband David Healy (Johnny Galecki).
The original series ended after nine seasons in 1997. It was revived for a 10th season and ran for one successful season before being suddenly cancelled.
Episode #231 – Knee Deep
Roseanne’s knee gets worse so Dan is forced to a make an important work decision; but when a major storm hits Lanford, their fortunes change for the better. Later, Darlene realizes she has to go back to her first passion … writing.
First aired: May 22, 2018.
What do you think? Are you a fan of the Roseanne TV show? Do you think the revival should have been cancelled? Were you going to watch season 11?